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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 58' North
Longitude: 164° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.42 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.0"1003.06 miwest0° 11' 15.7"12.90 misouth1003.26 mi
24 hours11° 12' 38.3"773.65 mieast4° 35' 16.8"315.26 misouth836.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 2:56 AM548 km340 miles296 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroWed 2:56 AM786 km488 miles424 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirWed 1:56 AM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaWed 2:56 AM948 km589 miles512 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 1:56 AM1578 km981 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 2:56 AM1705 km1060 miles921 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 2:56 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 2:56 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmEast E
Port VilaWed 1:56 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 12:56 AM2447 km1521 miles1321 nmWest-northwest WNW
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